The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
England / London
Rank 456 486 559
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +73
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 121 152 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.42% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 103 120 63
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29417 35977 35510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.06% 88.50% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24827 30738 29937
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Testing
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the London region.

Security Testing Salary Trend in London

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in London

Security Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +56 25 £62,500 +11.11% 7
Hammersmith - 2 £70,000 -
Paddington - 1 £39,000 -
Security Testing
England

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Security Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 93 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (31.20%) Penetration Testing
3 72 (30.77%) Information Security
4 68 (29.06%) Finance
4 68 (29.06%) CISSP
5 67 (28.63%) Selenium
6 66 (28.21%) QA
7 63 (26.92%) Java
8 47 (20.09%) C#
8 47 (20.09%) CISM
9 44 (18.80%) BDD
10 43 (18.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 41 (17.52%) Cucumber
12 40 (17.09%) JavaScript
13 39 (16.67%) HTTP
13 39 (16.67%) CISA
13 39 (16.67%) WebDriver
14 38 (16.24%) Linux
15 37 (15.81%) Risk Management
16 34 (14.53%) Performance Testing
17 31 (13.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 30 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (12.82%) .NET
19 29 (12.39%) XML
19 29 (12.39%) TDD
19 29 (12.39%) CEH
20 28 (11.97%) Ruby
20 28 (11.97%) Windows
20 28 (11.97%) CREST Certified
21 27 (11.54%) OWASP

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.85%) JBoss
1 9 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 9 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.56%) CMS
2 6 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (2.56%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.71%) Apache
4 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.43%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 9 (3.85%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.28%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.71%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (1.71%) CloudFront
4 4 (1.71%) Route 53
4 4 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.85%) IaaS
5 2 (0.85%) PaaS
5 2 (0.85%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (16.67%) HTTP
2 21 (8.97%) Network Security
3 16 (6.84%) HTTPS
4 11 (4.70%) Firewall
5 9 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.56%) IPsec
7 3 (1.28%) Internet
7 3 (1.28%) SSL
7 3 (1.28%) Wireless
8 2 (0.85%) DNS
8 2 (0.85%) OpenVPN
8 2 (0.85%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.85%) SSH
8 2 (0.85%) VPN
9 1 (0.43%) Wideband
9 1 (0.43%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.13%) Big Data
2 10 (4.27%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.28%) MySQL
5 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (28.63%) Selenium
2 41 (17.52%) Cucumber
3 39 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 26 (11.11%) Burp Suite
5 25 (10.68%) Git (software)
5 25 (10.68%) Jenkins
6 22 (9.40%) Metasploit
6 22 (9.40%) SoapUI
7 20 (8.55%) JMeter
8 19 (8.12%) AppScan
9 15 (6.41%) Paros
9 15 (6.41%) SpecFlow
10 12 (5.13%) Capybara
10 12 (5.13%) PhantomJS
10 12 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (5.13%) WATIR
11 11 (4.70%) JIRA
12 10 (4.27%) TeamCity
13 9 (3.85%) Mercurial
13 9 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (29.06%) Finance
2 21 (8.97%) Legal
3 18 (7.69%) Banking
4 6 (2.56%) Publishing
5 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.43%) Electronics
6 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (30.34%) Tester
2 33 (14.10%) Analyst
3 27 (11.54%) QA Tester
4 23 (9.83%) Architect
5 19 (8.12%) Penetration Tester
5 19 (8.12%) Security Manager
6 17 (7.26%) Security Architect
7 16 (6.84%) Operational Security Manager
7 16 (6.84%) Operations Manager
7 16 (6.84%) Security Operations Manager
8 14 (5.98%) Developer
8 14 (5.98%) Security Engineer
9 12 (5.13%) Consultant
9 12 (5.13%) Security Consultant
10 11 (4.70%) QA Analyst
10 11 (4.70%) Test Engineer
11 10 (4.27%) Agile Tester
11 10 (4.27%) Quality Analyst
11 10 (4.27%) Risk Manager
12 9 (3.85%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.82%) .NET
2 29 (12.39%) XML
3 21 (8.97%) HTML
4 17 (7.26%) Web Services
5 14 (5.98%) Gherkin
6 12 (5.13%) Backbone.js
6 12 (5.13%) Handlebars
6 12 (5.13%) React
7 11 (4.70%) SOAP
8 10 (4.27%) .NET Framework
8 10 (4.27%) ASP.NET
9 9 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (3.85%) REST
9 9 (3.85%) WCF
10 6 (2.56%) Guice
10 6 (2.56%) JSON
11 4 (1.71%) CSS
11 4 (1.71%) jQuery
11 4 (1.71%) LAMP
11 4 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 23 (9.83%) Fintech
3 21 (8.97%) Mobile App
3 21 (8.97%) Mobile Payment
4 19 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 12 (5.13%) User Experience
7 10 (4.27%) Cryptography
8 9 (3.85%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.56%) Public Cloud
10 5 (2.14%) CESG
10 5 (2.14%) iPad
11 4 (1.71%) BYOD
12 3 (1.28%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.28%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
13 2 (0.85%) Cyber Defence
13 2 (0.85%) Derivative
13 2 (0.85%) Life Science
13 2 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.24%) Linux
2 28 (11.97%) Windows
3 9 (3.85%) Kali Linux
3 9 (3.85%) Unix
4 8 (3.42%) AIX
4 8 (3.42%) Solaris
5 4 (1.71%) Android
5 4 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (31.20%) Penetration Testing
3 72 (30.77%) Information Security
4 44 (18.80%) BDD
5 43 (18.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 37 (15.81%) Risk Management
7 34 (14.53%) Performance Testing
8 30 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (12.39%) TDD
10 27 (11.54%) OWASP
11 26 (11.11%) Security Architecture
12 25 (10.68%) Automated Testing
12 25 (10.68%) Cybersecurity
12 25 (10.68%) OO
12 25 (10.68%) Test Automation
12 25 (10.68%) Threat Modelling
13 23 (9.83%) Load Testing
14 22 (9.40%) SDLC
14 22 (9.40%) Security Operations
15 21 (8.97%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (26.92%) Java
2 47 (20.09%) C#
3 40 (17.09%) JavaScript
4 28 (11.97%) Ruby
5 23 (9.83%) Python
6 20 (8.55%) SQL
7 14 (5.98%) C
8 13 (5.56%) C++
9 11 (4.70%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.85%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.14%) Scala
12 4 (1.71%) Go
12 4 (1.71%) PHP
12 4 (1.71%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.71%) VB
13 3 (1.28%) Groovy
13 3 (1.28%) Perl
14 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (29.06%) CISSP
2 47 (20.09%) CISM
3 39 (16.67%) CISA
4 29 (12.39%) CEH
5 28 (11.97%) CREST Certified
6 27 (11.54%) Degree
7 20 (8.55%) OSCP
8 18 (7.69%) CHECK Team Leader
9 13 (5.56%) CRISC
9 13 (5.56%) GIAC
10 12 (5.13%) GPEN
11 11 (4.70%) Security Cleared
12 10 (4.27%) CHECK Team Member
12 10 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (4.27%) ISEB
12 10 (4.27%) ISTQB
13 9 (3.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 9 (3.85%) CLAS
13 9 (3.85%) CSSLP
13 9 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (28.21%) QA
2 31 (13.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.27%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.71%) ISO27005
4 4 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.85%) BS7799
5 2 (0.85%) COBIT
5 2 (0.85%) RMADS
6 1 (0.43%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) NFS
2 1 (0.43%) Samba
2 1 (0.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (9.40%) HP Fortify
2 10 (4.27%) WebInspect
3 9 (3.85%) Nessus
4 7 (2.99%) Puppet
5 4 (1.71%) CSIRT
5 4 (1.71%) Nagios
6 3 (1.28%) Ansible
6 3 (1.28%) Kibana
6 3 (1.28%) Nmap
6 3 (1.28%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.43%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 19 (8.12%) HP
2 18 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.56%) IBM
4 12 (5.13%) Google
5 9 (3.85%) Oracle
6 7 (2.99%) Splunk
7 6 (2.56%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.56%) VMware
8 4 (1.71%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.71%) hybris
8 4 (1.71%) SAP
8 4 (1.71%) Veracode
9 3 (1.28%) ATG
9 3 (1.28%) Demandware
9 3 (1.28%) New Relic
10 2 (0.85%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.43%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.43%) Coverity
11 1 (0.43%) Qualys
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Plus Excellent Banking Benefits & Bo
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum competitive bonus and bens!
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent Flexible Banking Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago